Des Moines has 198,682 residents. It is located in Polk county.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in medical schools in Des Moines during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $13,917.00. The average tuition was $13,917.00 for non-residents studying in Iowa.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for medical schools in Des Moines is $1,006.00. Students living on campus at medical schools in Des Moines paid an average of $6,184.00 for room and board during the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students living at home incurred costs of $3,335.00. There are three medical colleges in Des Moines from which students can pick the one that best suits their needs. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 84 students completed medical programs in Des Moines.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Dietitians and Nutritionists||$50,390.00||180|
|Radiation Therapists||$76,670.00||Not available|
|Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists||$54,010.00||280|
|Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians||$55,790.00||90|
|Diagnostic Medical Sonographers||$57,340.00||100|
|Radiologic Technologists and Technicians||$48,400.00||550|
|Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics||$38,420.00||330|
|Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses||$38,190.00||960|